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U2 to return to Hawaii for first time since ’85

January 10, 2006

NEW YORK (Billboard) – U2 has begun adding dates to the
2006 edition of its box-office busting Vertigo tour, including
an April 8 show at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu, the group’s first
appearance in Hawaii since 1985. Also new to the itinerary is a
February 28 show in Santiago, Chile.

As previously announced, the new leg of Vertigo will begin
February 12 in Monterrey, Mexico. In 2005, the outing was the
top world tour of the year, grossing $260 million from 90
shows.

Meanwhile, AOL Music will on Wednesday premiere a new
version of the video for “Original of the Species.” The
original clip can be viewed on U2′s Web site
(http://www.u2.com).

Reuters/Billboard


Source: reuters



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